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Beijing to set up IPR center to better serve high-tech firms

Beijing will establish a center this year dedicated to providing services to high-tech companies on intellectual property rights (IPR), officials said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/27 7:54:59

China publishes Arctic policy, eyeing vision of "Polar Silk Road"

China published a white paper on its Arctic policy Friday, pledging cooperative governance and elaborating a vision of "Polar Silk Road."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/26 11:15:04

China sees more online petitions in 2017

The number of public grievances filed through the Internet increased by 79.4 percent in 2017, China's petition-handling authority said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/25 8:16:42

Chinese prosecutors to deal with defamation of heroes and martyrs

Chinese prosecutors have been asked to study ways to initiate proceedings against people who defame heroes and martyrs.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/25 8:16:16

China to act against organized crime

China will begin a new campaign against organized crime and officials who shelter criminal organizations, said a Party and government document on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/25 8:11:14

China's national energy administration deputy head investigated

Wang Xiaolin, deputy director of the National Energy Administration, is being investigated for serious discipline violations, the Communist Party of China Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/23 14:46:23

Amending Constitution necessary in new era: communique

It is necessary to amend China's Constitution in the new era, according to a communique issued after the second plenary session of the 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 21:55:47

CPC stresses Constitution in state governance

The Communist Party of China (CPC) stressed the important role of the Constitution in state governance and pledged to guarantee its implementation, according to a communique issued Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 21:41:27

Anti-Constitutional behavior to be addressed: CPC communique

The Communist Party of China (CPC) has stressed that any act against the country's Constitution will be dealt with according to law.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 20:46:49

CPC sticks to path of peaceful development: communique

Following the path of peaceful development, pursuing a mutually beneficial strategy of opening up, and promoting the building of a community with a shared future for mankind are of great significance to the cause of peaceful development for humanity, according to a communique.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 20:45:32

Party leadership the soul of Chinese legal system: justice minister

China's Minister of Justice Zhang Jun stressed the importance of the Communist Party of China (CPC) leadership of lawyers, calling it the "soul of the country's legal system."
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2018/1/19 20:38:39

Party leadership highlighted in proposed Constitution revision

Leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC) must be strengthened and upheld in all areas of endeavor, according to a communique released Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 19:57:31

Xi thought proposed to be included in Constitution

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Friday proposed to write Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era into the Constitution.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 18:54:01

Defense lawyers to cover all criminal cases in China

China will expand a pilot project nationwide this year to ensure all criminal cases to have defense lawyers, said a report on Friday's China Daily.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 11:12:34

China clarifies debt obligations on spouses

The Supreme People's Court (SPC) on Wednesday released a judicial interpretation ruling on debt disputes between spouses.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 7:02:25

Chinese railway police capture 48,106 fugitives in 2017

China's railway police captured 48,106 fugitives in 2017, 13.4 percent more than 2016, according to a police statement Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 7:01:29

Chinese procuratorates to get tough on bogus food, drug ads

China's Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) wants better controls of illegal commercials for food, drugs and wellness supplements.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:47:18

China introduces toughest ever regulation on land reclamation

China has introduced its toughest regulation on land reclamation along the country's coastline, vowing to demolish illegally reclaimed land and stop approving general reclamation projects.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:42:55